Tag: "machines" at medical news
Study: Eye contact triggers threat signals in autistic children's brains
...tudy, the researchers again placed subjects in MRI machines
and showed them photographs of both familiar and unfamiliar faces. They monitored eye movements and brain activity, and once again, autistic subjects performed considerably more poorly than normally developing participants. In the future, the finding...
Brain imaging studies investigate pain reduction by hypnosis
...on, and he hoped that the newer generation of fMRI machines
would be capable of providing more answers. "Imaging studies like this one improve our understanding of what might be going on and help researchers ask even more specific questions aimed at identifying the underlying mechanism," Schulz-Stubner said. ...
Mountaineering doctors hike medicine to new heights with Xtreme Everest
... to levels in critically ill patients on breathing machines
with severe heart and lung conditions, "blue babies" and cystic fibrosis sufferers. The summiteers will also test a prototype closed-circuit breathing system. This type of circuit has only once previously - and unsuccessfully - been used by climbers ...
The trust game: Measuring social interaction
...cting via functional magnetic resonance imaging in machines
more than 1,500 miles apart. They found that as th... measured by functional magnetic resonance imaging machines
in each site of the experiment. This allowed the researchers to measure how and when trust decisions...
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